| Jun. 26, 2009 6:25 PM
  • Length: 13:32 minutes (8 MB)

This is a Mother Jones podcast. Eric Boehlert writes about blogs and their rising influence on politics and journalism. Boehlert is the author of the book Bloggers on the Bus: How the Internet Changed Politics and the Press. He's also a senior fellow at Media Matters, and an award-winning journalist who has written for Salon and Rolling Stone. Ben Buchwalter spoke with Boehlert about whether bloggers have been too easy on Obama, up-and-coming bloggers to check out, and whether progressive blogs are in danger of going extinct.

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